Non-Precipitation Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Midland/Odessa, TX

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIDLAND/ODESSA TX
333 AM CST WED JAN 18 2017

...HIGH WIND WATCH IS IN EFFECT FOR THE GUADALUPE AND DAVIS MOUNTAINS
THURSDAY...

.A STRENGTHENING SURFACE LOW OVER THE TEXAS PANHANDLE THURSDAY
WILL RESULT IN GUSTY WEST WINDS ACROSS MUCH OF THE REGION.
SPECIFICALLY ACROSS THE GUADALUPE AND DAVIS MOUNTAIN REGIONS WHERE
WIND SPEEDS WILL REACH OR EXCEED HIGH WIND THURSDAY MORNING
THROUGH THE EVENING HOURS. WINDS SHOULD DIMINISH AFTER MIDNIGHT.

NMZ027-TXZ074-258-182200-
/O.NEW.KMAF.HW.A.0001.170119T1200Z-170120T0600Z/
GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS OF EDDY COUNTY-DAVIS/APACHE MOUNTAINS AREA-
GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF QUEEN, ALPINE, FORT DAVIS,
GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS NP, AND PINE SPRINGS
333 AM CST WED JAN 18 2017 /233 AM MST WED JAN 18 2017/

...HIGH WIND WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING...

* TIMING...THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING.

* WINDS...WEST 40 TO 50 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 65 MPH ACROSS THE
  GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS. WEST 35 TO 40 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 60 ACROSS
  THE DAVIS MOUNTAINS.

* IMPACTS...MOTORISTS SHOULD EXERCISE EXTREME CAUTION WHILE
  DRIVING IN THE HIGH WIND WARNING AREA. BE ALERT TO SUDDEN GUSTS
  OF WIND THAT MAY CAUSE YOU TO LOSE CONTROL OF YOUR VEHICLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH WIND WATCH MEANS THERE IS THE POTENTIAL FOR A HAZARDOUS
HIGH WIND EVENT. SUSTAINED WINDS OF AT LEAST 40 MPH...OR GUSTS OF
58 MPH OR STRONGER MAY OCCUR. CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST
FORECASTS.

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